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Posted January 31, 2002
Recall Update for Certain Metabolife Bars - Excessive Vitamin A
PRODUCT Metabolife Diet & Energy bar with special Nutrition Formula, Contians Inulin, Green Tea Extract. Including flavors: 1) Lemony Lemon, Yogurt Coated. Recall #F-144-2; 2) Downright Chocolate, Chocolate Flavor Coated. Recall # F-145-2 3) Perfectly Peanut, Chocolate Flavor Coated. Recall # F-146-2; 4) Outrageous Oatmeal Raisin, Yogurt Coated. Recall # F-147-2. All bars are Net Weight 2 Oz. (56.8 g)
CODE Best buy dates 2/16/02 and earlier.
RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER Recalling Firm: Metabolife International, San Diego, CA, on May 9, 2001 via press release followed by faxed letters and emails. Manufacturer: MLO Products Fairfield, CA. Firm initiated recall is complete.
REASON The products contained excessive amounts of Vitamin A.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE 4,917,216 bars.